When you hear a news report from Nigeria, Sudan, Kenya, or South Africa, what comes to your mind? Is it a part of the world that interestsyou? Do you listen intently to what follows? Do you view Africa as one big country or are you aware of the many languages, 7 -F7 cultures, and countries that are there? Or do you just turnoff until the next news item comes up? up?
Bowen, Dorothy N., "Africa Is Not a Country: Teaching African Culture through Picture Books" (2005). Curriculum and Instruction Faculty and Staff Scholarship. Paper 17.